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Brazilian Art: Books

Finding Books in the Lee Library & in Other Libraries

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Art Books | Subject Headings

Look for Brazilian art books and exhibition catalogs by searching artists' names, artistic styles, time period, country, nationality, museum name, or keyword combinations. Books have subject headings for:

medium. ex: Painting, Brazilian

nationality. ex: Art, Brazilian

genre. ex: Landscape Painting, Brazilian

time period (century). ex: Art, modern--20th century--Brazil

style or movement. ex: baroque AND Brazil


Exhibition Catalogs have subject headings for the name of the artist, subject of the exhibition, and museum or gallery. Use the keyword "exhibitions" and the artist's name or topic.
ex: Oiticica and exhibitions

Museum Catalogs are cataloged by the name of the museum and the subdivision "catalogs". Use the keyword "catalogs" and the museum name.
ex: Museu de Arte Moderna de São Paulo AND catalogs

Call Number Areas

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N     visual arts in general
NA  architecture
NB  sculpture
NC  drawing, design, illustration
ND  painting
NE  prints
NK  design, decorative arts
NX  visual and performing arts
TR  photography
TS  industrial design (level 2)

Z 40-286  typography


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